From a fresh raw bar all the way to the last bite of heavenly dessert, these local restaurants have something for everyone, and they can't wait to welcome you in for a memorable yuletide celebration. Happy Holidays from our family to yours.
22 Bowen's Wine Bar & Grille 5-8 pm. 22 Bowen's Wharf, Newport, 401.841.8884 Atlantic Beach Club 11am-10pm. 55 Purgatory Rd., Middletown, 401.847.2750 Atlantic Grille 6-10 pm. 91 Aquidneck Ave., Middletown, 401.849.444 The Black Pearl 11:30am-3pm. 1 Bannister's Wharf, Newport, 401.846.5264 Bouchard Inn & Restaurant 5-9 pm. 505 Thames Street, Newport, 401.846.0123 Brick Alley Pub 11:30am-3:30pm. 140 Thames Street, Newport, 401.849.6334 Griswold's Tavern 11am-6pm. 103 Bellevue Ave., Newport, 401.849.4660 La Forge Casino 11:30am-3pm. 186 Bellevue Ave., Newport, 401.847.0418 Mama Leone's 11am-11pm. 150 JT Connell Hwy., Newport, 401.847.7272 The Mooring Seafood Kitchen & Bar 12-8 pm. 1 Sayer's Wharf, Newport, 401.846.2260 Nikolas Pizza 10am-7pm. 38 Memorial Blvd., Newport, 401.849.6611 O'Brien's Pub 11:30am-1am. 501 Thames Street, Newport, 401.849.6623 The Pier Restaurant 4-10 pm. 10 Howard Wharf, Newport, 401.847.7437 Tallulah on Thames 5:30 pm 464 Thames Street, Newport, 401.849.2433 Salvation Cafe 5pm-12am. 140 Broadway, Newport, 401.847.2620 Simpatico Jamestown 5-8 pm. 13 Narragansett Ave., Jamestown, 401.423.2000 The Wharf Pub 11:30am-3pm 37 Bowen's Wharf, Newport, 401.846.9233 White Horse Tavern 11:30am-9pm 26 Marlborough Street, Newport, 401.849.3600
CHRISTMAS EVE & CHRISTMAS DAY
Castle Hill Inn Castle Hill Inn will be offering a three-course prix fixe Christmas meal on Christmas Eve from 5-8 pm and Christmas Day from 12:30-6:30 pm. To start, warm up with a choice of roasted chestnut and apple soup, brown-butter roasted Nantucket Bay scallops, Foie Gras hot cocoa, duck confit pave or Jeffrey's baby greens. The main course offers a choice of Berkshire pork loin prepared in the style of Christmas ham, Angus beef wellington , Perigord truffle risotto, roasted pheasant, a duet of Maine lobster, or halibut baccala. Finally, end with heavenly options of chocolate souffle, citrus vacherin or hot buttered rum financier. $82 per person. For reservations call 888-466-1355. Find the full menu here. 590 Ocean Drive, Newport, 401.849.3800 The Clarke Cooke House Cozy up in the heart of downtown Newport at the Clarke Cooke House on Christmas Eve from 6pm-1am and Christmas Day from 5-10pm. Bannister's Wharf, Newport, 401.849.2900 Dewolf Tavern Dewolf Tavern is offering their full menu with special additions on Christmas Eve 12-10:30 pm and Christmas Day 4:30-9:30 pm. View the menu here. 259 Thames Street, Bristol, 401.254.2005 MainSail Restaurant at Newport Marriott MainSail Restaurant at Newport Marriott is offering their regular menu on Christmas Eve in addition to a Christmas Day special of spinach, mushroom duxelles stuffed beef tenderloin, mashed Yukon gold potatoes, roasted asparagus and shallot rosemary demi glaze. $30 per person. 25 America's Cup Ave., Newport, 401.849.1000 One Bellevue at Hotel Viking Cozy up at One Bellevue with a four course offering including butternut squash and apple cider soup with cinnamon cranberry puree, followed by a warm spinach salad with Pecorino Romano, roasted butternut squash, golden raisins and pancetta vinaigrette. The main course consists of grilled Filet Mignon and baked stuffed lobster tail with tri-color carrots, candied ginger whipped Yukon potatoes and holiday Brussels sprouts. Finally, end with a warm flourless chocolate cake with Baileys ice cream and caramel sauce. $69 per person. Seatings are available at noon, 2pm and 4pm. Find the full menu here. One Bellevue Avenue, Newport, 401.848.4824 Saltwater Restaurant at Newport Harbor Hotel Saltwater at Newport Harbor is serving up a traditional lobster boil on Christmas Day. Enjoy steamed lobster, corn on the cob, potatoes ad Saltwater's Signature gluten-free clam chowder topped with fried pancetta and leeks. 49 America's Cup Ave., Newport, 401.847.9000 Sardella's Restaurant Enjoy a Christmas of Italian cuisine at Sardella's on Christmas Eve from 5-10 pm and Christmas Day from 3-8 pm. 30 Memorial Blvd. West, Newport, 401.849.6312 The Spiced Pear at The Chanler Celebrate Christmas with spectacular views at The Spiced Pear at The Chanler. They will be offering their regular menu Christmas Eve from 12-8 pm. A Christmas Brunch special on Christmas Day will be offered from 12-4 pm with an assortment of omelets, classic eggs benedict, french toast and buttermilk pancakes made to order. Also enjoy a continental display of fruit, assorted pastries and breads; a raw bar of shrimp cocktail, local oysters, littlenecks and smoked salmon; kurobuta pork loin, tenderloin and pan roasted salmon; buffet options of au gratin potatoes, roasted garlic mashed potatoes and much more. Finally, end with a heavenly dessert display of assorted cakes, petite tarts, cookies and assorted cheeses. $75 per person. Find the full menu here. 117 Memorial Blvd., Newport, 401.847.2244 The Vanderbilt Grace Relax in front of the fireplace with a glass of mulled wine as The Vanderbilt Grace prepares a three-course Christmas feast for you. Served 1-9:30 pm. $75 per person. 41 Mary Street, Newport, 401.846.6200
Take It Home
Persimmon Provisions Persimmon Provisions is now taking holiday orders with a host of options including all-natural turkeys, capons and geese, ducks andFoie Gras, beef tenderloin roasts and rib roasts, pork crown roasts, bone-in or boneless smoked heritage hams, lamb, veal and venison. They are also offering their house-madeveal and chicken stocks, and their famous Bordelaise sauce. Plus, choose from an assortment of charcuterie, cheese, crackers, condiments, and holiday pates and terrines. Not to mention, for the gourmand on your gift list: a super assortment of high-quality vinegars and extra-virgin olive oils. 338 County Road in Barrington, 401.337.5885